Whether it’s a long car ride or a part of the evening routine, podcasts for kids are the perfect way to jumpstart their curious questions and plenty of laughter. Here’s a list of our current favorite listens.
Story Pirates: “Story Pirates is a group of world-class actors, comedians, improvisers and musicians who adapt stories written by kids into sketch comedy and musical theater. Story Pirates Podcast features highlights from our weekly radio show on SiriusXM’s Kids Place Live.”
Brains On: “Brains On is a science podcast for curious kids and adults from MPR News and KPCC. Co-hosted each week by kid scientists and reporters from public radio, we ask questions ranging from the science behind sneezing to how to translate the purr of cats…”
But Why: A Podcast for Curious Kids: “But Why is a show led by kids. They ask the questions and we find the answers. It’s a big interesting world out there. On But Why, we tackle topics large and small, about nature, words, even the end of the world.”
Bedtime History: “Inspirational history stories for you and your children as they drift off to sleep.”
Tumble Science Podcast for Kids: “Tumble is a science podcast… created to be enjoyed by the entire family. Hosted & produced by Lindsay Patterson (science journalist) & Marshall Escamilla (teacher).”
Ear Snacks: Andrew & Polly are award-winning music makers and the hosts of EAR SNACKS, a radical new podcast for kids.”